2nd National Conference on Recent Advances in Science and Technology (NCRAST 2019)

May 15 - 17, 2019


NEDFi House
NEDFi Convention Center

G. S. Road, Dispur, Guwahati

Assam. PIN - 781006

About the Conference

Welcome to the official website of the National Conference on National Conference on Recent Advances in Science and Technology (NCRAST 2019). The conference will be held during May 15 - 17, 2019. The main purpose of the NCRAST 2019 is to bring together the academics and industrial experts in the field of Science, Engineering and Technology to a common forum.

The NCRAST 2019 addresses the rapid strides and technological advancements currently witnessed in the fields of Science, Engineering and Technology. The conference aspires to exhibit the technical excellence of budding technocrats, research scholars, representatives from the academia and industry. This conference aims to bring together the best of globally renewed research professionals.

Intended Attendee

The conference is open to students, researchers, faculty members, scientists and industrial experts in the field of Science and Technology.

Travel and Accommodation
  • The participants will not be paid any TA/DA. Travel and accommodation will be provided to the invited speaker only. However, registered delegates coming from different parts of India can avail shared accommodation facility included as a part of registration package. The delegates are required to submit a request for lodging arrangements during the registration procedure. Delegates are however free to make their own arrangement for accommodation at their own cost.

Call for Paper

On the basis of recommendation of Board of Reviewers, the papers presented at NCRAST 2019 will be published in UGC approved journals or in the form of book. The authors need to submit the full paper in MS-Word format for publication. The authors need to send the menuscript in MS word format latest by June 15, 2019 to the email: ncrast2019.astu@gmail.com . The guidelines to prepare the papers or book chapter will be notified later.

Format of Abstract (Download) for the NCRAST 2019


NEDFi House

NEDFi Convention Center

G. S. Road, Dispur, Guwahati

Assam. PIN - 781006


The three best poster awardees will get award certificates along with prize money. The oral presenters may also participate in poster competition with separate poster.

List of Best Poster Awards of Previous Conference

1st NCRAST 2018
1st Prize Tonuj Deka, Physical Sciences Division,
Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology, Guwahati

Title of the Paper: Observation of dust acoustic wave in nano dusty plasma
2nd Prize Priya Sarma, Department of Physics,
Gauhati University, Jalukbari, Guwahati

Title of the Paper: Study of channel characteristics of indoor power line communication channel with graphical user interface simulating environment
3rd Prize Seema Kumari, Department of Civil Engineering,
Jorhat Engineering College

Title of the Paper: Parametric study on multi-tiered reinforced soil retaining walls with plaxis 2D
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Last date of Registration: May 06, 2019
Abstract submission begins: April 01, 2019
Abstract submission ends: May 06, 2019
Acceptance of abstract: May 07, 2019
Submission of full paper begins: June 17, 2019
Submission of full paper ends: July 16, 2019

Registration Details

Registration is mandatory for all participants. The registration fee includes conference Kit, all Conference meals and refreshments, Participation in welcome & closing ceremony, Participation in scientific presentation and entry to all lecture hall.

Conference Registration Fee (in INR) are given below:

Student/Research Scholars ₹ 500.00
Delegates/Academician: ₹1000.00
Industry Delegates: ₹ 2000.00


About the University

Assam Science and Technology University (ASTU) is the premier technical university in the North Eastern Region, established on 4th January, 2010. The aim of ASTU is to bring all the existing engineering colleges/institutions of Assam on to one platform and introduction of UG/PG Courses in identified thrust areas. The course curriculum has been designed at par with some of the prestigious universities of National and International repute. The university is aiming to establish and provide a central research platform to the faculty and researchers of the region to carry out different innovative research activities in the field of science and technology

The university is located at Tetelia Road, Near Assam Engineering College, Jalukbari, Guwahati, Assam 781013. The University is located in a naturally beautifully location at the bank of Deepor Beel (26.1407° N, 91.6673° E) which is a permanent freshwater lake, in a former channel of the Brahmaputra River, to the south of the main river. Deepor Beel Bird Sanctuary covering an area of 414 ha within the larger spread of the beel to shelter several species of birds has been created by the Department of Forests, Assam. The distance of the university from LGB International Airport, Guwahati is around 15.0 km and from Guwahati railway station is around 12.0 km.


  • All branches of engineering
  • Energy - nuclear, solar, bio-fuel, fuel cell, wind, thermal, hydro and hybrid energy source
  • Material Science - Nanomaterial, Polymer, Bio-material, any advanced materials, Superconductor etc
  • Plasma Science and Technology
  • Bio-engineering and allied fields
  • Environmental Science and Engineering
  • Food Processing, Preservation & Packaging
  • Water Resource Management and associated technologies
  • Robotics & Artificial Intelligence
  • Remote Sensing
  • Design and Architecture
  • Other Science and Technology related fields

Glimpse of NCRAST 2018

National Advisory Committee

Padma Shri Prof. J. N. Goswami
Padma Shri Prof. P. I. John
Prof. S. Bujarbarua
Prof. Gautam Barua
Prof. N.C. Talukdar
Prof. G. Narahari Sastry
Prof. K.S. Goswami
Prof. Anji Reddy
Prof. Bekkam Venkateswara Rao
Prof. Alika Khare
Prof. Anup Kumar Gogoi
Prof. Bhagawat Pran Duarah
Dr. Arup Kumar Misra
Dr. Mukulesh Barua
Dr. Atul Bora
Dr. Reeta Sarmah
Dr. B. N. Choudhury
Dr. Sushanta Kumar Dutta

Organizing Committee

Designation Name
Patron Prof. Dhiraj Bora, Vice Chancellor, ASTU

Dr. Nripen Das, Registrar, ASTU

Dr. (Prof.) B. Padmaja Rani, JNTUH

Academic Advisor

Prof. A K Baruwa, ASTU

Dr. S. Muroli Mohan, ASTU

Dr. (Prof.) K. P. Supreethi, JNTUH

Financial Advisor Mr. Debajyoti Goswami, ASTU


Dr. B. R. Phukan, ASTU

Dr. Bharat Kakati, ASTU


Dr. (Prof.) K. Manjula Vani, JNTUH

Dr. Plaban Bora, ASTU

Core Member

Dr. Indranil Chanda, ASTU

Mr. Prasanta Kumar Choudhury, AEC

Mr. Nabajit Dev Choudhury, ASTU

Mr. Monoj Baruah, ASTU

Dr. Shamima Begum, ASTU

Dr. Tapan Rajbongshi, ASTU

Dr. Visva Bharati Barua, ASTU

Dr. Sanghita Dutta, ASTU

Mr. Pallav Kamal Sarma, ASTU

Mr. Pranjal Kumar, ASTU

Mrs Pingki Sarma, ASTU

Mr. Sanjib Kumar Das, ASTU

Mr. Amrit Nayan Baruah, ASTU

Mr. Dibyajyoti Borah, ASTU

Mr. Maharnav Bhattacharyya, ASTU

Mr. Sanjeev Roy, ASTU

Mr. Subhash Basishtha, ASTU

Mr. Diganta Ojah, ASTU

Mr. Jawahar Sahu, ASTU

Ms. Kanya Kumari Pathak, ASTU


Dr. Tapan Rajbongshi Email: ncrast2019.astu@gmail.com
Contact No: +91 9613011548, +91 9101676970
Assam Science and Technology University
Tetelia Road, Near Assam Engineering College
Jalukbari, Guwahati, Assam 781013
Website: www.astu.ac.in